Mrs. Tina (Tatum) Allen, 50, of Brunswick, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013, in her home.
Mrs. Allen was born July 23, 1962 in Waco, Texas to the late Ruby Cox McQuaig and Olin Tatum. She moved with her husband to the Brunswick area in 1988. She spent 25 years serving her community as a true humanitarian donating her time and talents to numerous charities in the southeast. She was a member of the Alpha Psi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority where she served as president, vice president and treasurer. She was a former employee of Glynn Teacher's Federal Credit Union. She enjoyed cooking, traveling, camping, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Tina was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters Betty Crosby Mercer and Gloria Winship.
Tina is survived by her loving husband of 35 years Kenneth C. Allen of Brunswick, a daughter Kena Allen Signorelli of California, a son Craig Anthony Allen of Savannah, two sisters Melba Crosby Beaty of Waycross, and Vickie Crosby Trabue of Oregon and two brothers James Crosby and Thomas McQuaig both of Waycross and two grandchildren Andrew Jasper Signorelli and Nicholas Aaron Signorelli both of California.
A graveside service at Greenlawn Cemetery in Waycross will be held Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Pat McCord officiating. Darrell Allen, Gary Allen, Rodney Allen, Larry Cartwright , David Smith and Garrett Beaty will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 30, 2013 from 6-8 pm at Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home in Brunswick.